Shaw Heights is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Shaw Heights Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Adams County at latitude 39.8525 and longitude -105.0431. Adams County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 5,449 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Shaw Heights Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 0.7 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.Photos of the local Shaw Heights, CO area
|Population in Households||5,114|
|Population in Familes||4,304|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.99|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||1,780 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,147 (64.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||561 (31.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||72 ( 4.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$204,326|
|Average Home Value||$206,375|
|Median Household Income||$57,182|
|Average Household Income||$67,086|
|Per Capita Income||$22,850|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.73%|
|Per Capita Income||2.83%|
The table below compares Shaw Heights to the other 458 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Colorado by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 108||77th|
|Population Density1||# 5||99th|
|Diversity Index2||# 18||96th|
|Median Household Income||# 166||64th|
|Per Capita Income||# 324||29th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Colorado Census Data Comparison Tool.